Cell Growth Control: mTOR Takes on Fat

Ted Powers

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In a recent issue of Cell Metabolism, Porstmann et al. (2008) demonstrate that fatty acid biosynthesis, under the transcriptional control of SREBP1, is regulated by the rapamycin-sensitive mTOR signaling network, thus expanding the scope of biosynthetic processes integrated by mTOR.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)775-776
Number of pages2
JournalMolecular Cell
Issue number6
StatePublished - Sep 26 2008

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  • Molecular Biology


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